Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Dmitriy A. Sidorov

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British steam merchant Chulmleigh.

Aboard Chulmleigh when hit on 6 Nov 1942

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAlexander, George, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
BritishBentley, James William, British Army32Gunner (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishCalvett, Bertram Horace Langham, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishClark, David Firth, Merchant NavyThird OfficerChulmleigh
BritishColvin, Richard Stanley, Merchant Navy47Chief Engineer OfficerChulmleigh +
BritishDavies, John Islwyn, Merchant Navy30Chief StewardChulmleigh +
BritishDennison, Donald Edward, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyChulmleigh +
BritishFenn, Ernest James, Merchant Navy45Chief OfficerChulmleigh +
BritishFranklin, Clive Russell, Merchant Navy22CookChulmleigh +
BritishGordon, Dennis, Merchant Navy18SailorChulmleigh +
BritishGow, Charles Parsons, British Army32Serjeant (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishGraham, Alexander, Merchant Navy19SailorChulmleigh +
BritishGraham, Mitchell, Merchant Navy21Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
BritishHerd, Alexander Pearson, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
BritishHerlock, John Edward, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishHill, Andrew Campbell, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerChulmleigh +
BritishHume, Thomas Pickin, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishJackson, George, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
BritishJeans, John Douglas Frank, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeChulmleigh +
BritishJohnston, William Laurence, Merchant Navy44Able SeamanChulmleigh +
BritishLarkin, Ernest George William, Merchant Navy19Third Radio OfficerChulmleigh +
BritishLowe, Bryan F., Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
BritishMacLennan, Finlay, Merchant Navy33Boatswain (Bosun)Chulmleigh +
BritishMarritt, Peter William, Merchant Navy16ApprenticeChulmleigh +
BritishMarshall, William Morris, Merchant Navy31GreaserChulmleigh +
BritishMcDonald, Herbert, Merchant Navy18Galley BoyChulmleigh +
BritishMcVicar, Harry James, Merchant Navy22Second Radio OfficerChulmleigh +
BritishMiddlemiss, Richard Alexander, Merchant Navy37Second Engineer OfficerChulmleigh +
BritishMotton, Kenneth Hedley, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishNicolson, James Francis, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanChulmleigh +
BritishOwens, Solomon, Merchant Navy56CarpenterChulmleigh +
BritishPainter, Stanley, Merchant Navy20StewardChulmleigh +
BritishPenney, Frederick, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishPepper, Samuel, British ArmyGunner (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishPounder, William, Merchant Navy16ApprenticeChulmleigh +
BritishProcter, Thomas, British Army30Gunner (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishPryer, Harry Arthur James, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishReid, Alfred, Merchant Navy49GreaserChulmleigh +
BritishRobinson, William, RN33Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishRussell, John Thomas Hadman, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
BritishScollay, Magnus William, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanChulmleigh +
BritishSmith, John, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
BritishSneddon, Alexander Nicholson, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyChulmleigh +
BritishStarkey, James, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerChulmleigh +
BritishSuttie, John, Merchant Navy34DonkeymanChulmleigh +
BritishWarren, George Stephen, British Army22Gunner (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishWatson, William, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
BritishWhite, Alexander George, Merchant Navy21Assistant CookChulmleigh +
BritishWilliams, Daniel Morley, Merchant NavyMasterChulmleigh
BritishWilloughby, Frederick William, RMSergeant (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
BritishWood, James, Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerChulmleigh +

51 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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